Fighting for Justice for Generations and Making Clients Whole

Since 1975, the Baton Rouge-based attorneys of the Palmintier law Group have represented severely injured people, their families, and businesses in all types of lawsuits including traumatic brain injury cases, auto accidents, maritime, products liability, toxic torts, business litigation, complex litigation, medical malpractice, and general tort litigation.

Over the years, the attorneys of the Palmintier Law Group have developed a reputation for results. Continuing the ongoing, 40-year legal legacy is partner Joshua Palmintier, who, along with founding member Michael C. Palmintier and a team of dynamic associates offer full-scale preparation, state-of-the-art legal research, and zealous representation of clients.

Contact us today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

  • Car Accidents
  • Big Truck Accidents
  • Maritime
  • Dangerous Products
  • Professional Liability
  • Motorcycle Accidents 
  • Electrocution Accidents
  • Workers Compensation

Our firm offers free consultations to anyone in need of legal assistance. In addition, you will not have to pay anything up front. We don’t get paid until you do. We work for you and with you to ensure the best result. Call  225-325-0275 for your free consultation with the team at Palmintier Law Group.

Attorney Michael C. Palmintier

Michael C. Palmintier is a founding partner of deGravelles & Palmintier. He earned his Bachelor of Science and Juris Doctorate degrees at LSU, and has been practicing law in the Capital City since 1975. As a trial lawyer, his practice focuses on representing plaintiffs in personal injury and business litigation.

He has represented thousands of families throughout the nation during more than four decades of practice. He has practiced in state and federal courts throughout the nation. He is admitted before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and all three Louisiana United States district courts. An experienced litigator, he has argued cases before the Supreme Court of Louisiana, as well as all Louisiana appellate courts and the majority of district courts throughout the state.

Actively involved in the legal community, Michael is a member of both the Louisiana State and Baton Rouge Bar Associations. As a member of the Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ, formerly the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association), he served as past-president, a member of the Board of Governors, twice chaired the Medical Malpractice Section, and is currently on the Executive Committee. At the national level, he serves as a member of the American Association for Justice. As a member of the Baton Rouge Bar Association, he has chaired its Court Liaison and Inter-professional Cooperation (doctors and lawyers) committees.

Over his years of legal service, Michael has served as on the Governor’s Medical Malpractice Commission, the Governor’s Panel to Establish a Uniform Medical Informed Consent Form and the Alliance for Judicial Excellence. He is a member and the past membership chairman of the Henry George McMahon Chapter of the American Inns of Court. At the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center, he served on the Board of Trustees and as the chair of the Chancellor’s Counsel.

A frequent speaker, he has presented lectures on tort law for the LSU Law Center, Southern University Law School, Louisiana State Bar Association, Baton Rouge Bar Association, Louisiana Association for Justice, American College of Surgeons, Louisiana State Medical Society, National Business Institute, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, LSU Paralegal Studies Program and others.


Attorney Joshua M. Palmintier

Joshua Michael Palmintier is a founding partner of Palmintier Law Group and has been a student of the law his entire life. He has worked with his father, Michael Carter Palmintier, for over 20 years as they have helped their clients put the pieces of their lives back together.

Mr. Palmintier has developed a broad civil practice handling cases in many areas from auto accidents, brain injuries, spinal injuries to mass tort, class actions, and multi-district litigation.0


Attorney Jonathan E. Mitchell

Jonathan has been with the attorneys of Palmintier Law Group since he joined them as a law clerk in 2009. He grew up in Destrehan, Louisiana, just west of New Orleans, where he graduated from high school near the top of his class. After graduating from Louisiana State University in International Trade & Finance, Jonathan chose to pursue a degree in the law and was awarded a scholarship to attend law school at Louisiana State University.

Jonathan works primarily with partner, Mike Palmintier on personal injury litigation stemming from automobile accidents, industrial accidents, and cases where clients find themselves inured due to someone else’s negligence. He is also regularly involved in worker’s compensation disputes, family law matters, and mass tort cases. Drawing on his background in business, he has also helped clients resolve homebuyer claims, warranty claims, timber disputes, and suits arising out of trust, lessor, and business disputes.

Jonathan’s academic and professional record demonstrates his commitment to success. His exceptional test scores and leadership roles and accolades in the National Honor Society and Pride of Destrehan Marching Band drew the attention of several top-tier universities, and he chose to continue his studies locally at Louisiana State University where he was the recipient of a Chancellor’s Top 100 scholarship. Jonathan entered the honors college and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in International Trade and Finance. He then attended Louisiana State University’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center where he graduated with a Juris Doctorate and Diploma of Civil Law in the spring of 2010. During his time in law school, Jonathan received awards for both his trial advocacy skills and his academic work, earning the highest grade among his peers in Advanced Appellate Advocacy.

Jonathan has continued that legacy in the legal practice, often being stopped after court and complimented by other legal practitioners. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Louisiana. He is a member of the Louisiana Association for Justice, the Baton Rouge Bar Association, and Louisiana State Bar Association, and he was appointed by Governor John Bel Edwards to the Louisiana State Board of Private Investigator Examiners where he serves as the hearing officer.

Jonathan has spoken on legal and professional topics at the LSU law school and the Louisiana Association for Justice, and he has testified before the Louisiana Senate Judiciary Committee on matters important to his clients. He also serves as a judge for the mock trial and moot court competitions at the LSU and Southern law schools. Jonathan has also been featured on a legal podcast talking about how client relationships are central to his success.


Attorney Benjamin B. Treuting

Benjamin Treuting is an associate attorney at The Palmintier Law Group. He was raised in Marksville, Louisiana, and graduated from Holy Savior Menard Central High School in Alexandria, Louisiana in 2007. Prior to attending law school, he received his Bachelor’s degree from Louisiana State University. Benjamin earned his Juris Doctorate and Diploma in Comparative Law from the Louisiana State University’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center and was admitted to the Louisiana Bar, in 2015.

Benjamin remains passionate about advocacy and prides himself in being responsive to all of his clients. While in practice, he has zealously worked for the clients of The Palmintier Law Group, and diligently advance their interests. He is an active member of the Baton Rouge Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Association, Louisiana Association for Justice, and the Dean Henry George McMahon Inn of Court. Benjamin is admitted to practice before all Louisiana State Courts, including the Louisiana Supreme Court, as well as all United States Federal District Courts in the state of Louisiana.

Benjamin has served on the committee for the annual Baton Rouge Bar Association Belly Up with the Bar event, a charity event that provides benefits to the Baton Rouge Bar Foundation’s Youth Education Program. 

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